Assistant Gallery Curator

Organization: 

Columbia Valley Arts Council

Deadline: 

Apr. 10, 2019

Organization Description: 

Columbia Valley Arts Council is the local non-profit arts organization based in Invermere, BC (southeast corner of BC). The arts headquarters and cultural hub for the region is the Pynelogs Art Gallery & Cultural Centre. From this facility we offer visual art shows, a tiff film series, live music, art workshops, artist studios, a third-party cafe and private rentals. The facility is located on the shores of Lake Windermere.

Website: 

http://columbiavalleyarts.com

Job Description: 

We are currently looking for a Full-time/seasonal Assistant Gallery Curator to assist the Executive Director/Gallery Manager in administrative matters and gallery responsibilities, in a community Art Gallery situated in Invermere, BC.

Responsibilities: 

Working with the Executive Director/Gallery Manager, the Assistant Gallery Curator will oversee the coordination of the Gallery’s curatorial program, assisting with installing Art Gallery Shows, market summer programs & events, cash handling and financial matters and front-line sales for the Gallery. Attention to detail, good organizational skills, ability to work without supervision, dependable and professional with strong communication and people skill for dealing with the public. Experience with new technologies including social media, digital and video media and marketing to all ages is a huge asset.

Qualifications: 

Interest in arts an asset. Business experience necessary. Mature, responsible and quick-thinking. Some heavy lifting necessary. Strong minded individual but willing to learn and accept directions. Relocation to Invermere, BC. Sense of humor a must!

How to Apply: 

Please forward covering letter & resume by email:

Columbia Valley Arts Council
Invermere, BC (southeast corner of British Columbia)
Jami Scheffer – Executive Director & Gallery Manager
Phone 250.342.4423 
Email: info@columbiavalleyarts.com

Remuneration: 

$15-$17 per hour depending on experience

Contact Name: Jami Scheffer
Contact Email: jami@columbiavalleyarts.com
Contact Phone: (250) 342-4423

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